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Adar Poonawalla


Pune: Adar Poonawalla lends support to provide equal opportunities to transgender community

July 14, 2021 9:55 am

Citizen groups organise vaccination campaign for transgenders in the city collaborating with activist Laxmi Narayan Tripathi in the presence of the Serum Institute of India CEO.

Confident of getting EMA's approval in a month for Covishield: Adar Poonawalla

June 30, 2021 7:42 pm

He also said the issue of vaccine passports should be on the basis of reciprocity between the countries.

Hope to resolve issues faced by Indians vaccinated with Covishield travelling to EU soon: Adar Poonawalla

June 28, 2021 1:08 pm

Covishield is the Oxford University-AstraZeneca vaccine manufactured in India by the Pune-based vaccine maker.

Centre chastised Poonawalla for promising 1.5 crore vaccines to Maharashtra: NCP leader

June 07, 2021 11:35 am

Hasan Mushrif said that on the one hand, the Modi government was asking the state governments to procure vaccines on their own, and on the other threatening suppliers which were ready to supply.

Bombay HC seeks state response on plea seeking Z+ security for Poonawalla

May 28, 2021 1:11 am

After Additional Public Prosecutor S R Shinde, appearing for the state, sought time to take instructions from the concerned department and respond to the plea, the HC posted the matter for next hearing on June 1.

Adar Poonawalla offloads entire stake in Panacea Biotec for Rs 118 crore

May 18, 2021 1:34 pm

Adar Poonawalla sold 31,57,034 shares of Panacea Biotec at a price of Rs 373.85 apiece, data available on the BSE showed. The total value of the transaction was a little over Rs 118 crore. Serum Institute of India (SII) picked the shares at the same price.

If we get two billion vaccines by end of 2021, what about the vaccine famine until then?

May 17, 2021 8:39 am

The central vaccine task force woke up to the fact that there was going to be a serious vaccine shortfall only by late April

Adar’s father Cyrus joins family in London, ‘looking at units in Europe’

May 16, 2021 7:46 am

Speaking to The Sunday Express from London, Cyrus Poonawalla said he was on a routine “summer vacation”, something that he takes every year in May. Any suggestion that he, or his son, had “left” the country in this time of crisis was “false and malicious”, Cyrus said.

'Serum unable to supply Covishield doses to Maharashtra till May 26'

May 09, 2021 8:01 am

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope urged Centre to release Covaxin doses for beneficiaries waiting for their second dose

9 lakh Covid-19 vaccine doses received, to be used for 45+ age group: Rajesh Tope

May 04, 2021 8:02 pm

Tope also said the state government will wait for Adar Poonawalla, chief of Serum Institute of India, to return from London, and then discuss how more Covishield doses could be procured for the state, Tope said.